Definition of Hedonist in English :

Define Hedonist in English

Hedonist meaning in English

Meaning of Hedonist in English

Pronunciation of Hedonist in English

Hedonist pronunciation in English

Pronounce Hedonist in English


see synonyms of hedonist


1. hedonist, pagan, pleasure seeker

someone motivated by desires for sensual pleasures

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of hedonist
1. Pursuit of or devotion to pleasure, especially to the pleasures of the senses.
2. Philosophy The ethical doctrine holding that only what is pleasant or has pleasant consequences is intrinsically good.
3. Psychology The doctrine holding that behavior is motivated by the desire for pleasure and the avoidance of pain.

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